A US$ 3.2m modern maternity centre is currently under construction in Eritrea. The construction project is in the premises of Keren Hospital.
Gedem Construction Company is the company behind the development; this is according to Eng. Gezai Negasi, coordinator of the project.
The New Maternity Center
It will sit on an area of 3,000 square meter and is expected to be complete in the first quarter of 2018 and ready for operation.
Doctor Yafet Hailemichael, Director of Keren Hospital, confirmed the reports and said that the construction of the new maternity center will help alleviate the workload in the hospital.
About Gedem Construction Company
Gedem Construction Company has implemented various construction and infrastructure projects in different parts of the country. Moreover, it has done the projects in the past 20 years, stated Mr. Mebrahtu Mael, General Manager of the Company.
He additionally said that the company has been engaging itself in the construction of bridges, airports, foam-concrete residential complexes.
Moreover, it has done the construction and renovation of jetties, as well as construction of road networks and the putting in place of service-rendering institutions, among others.
Noting the paramount significance of the projects implemented in improving the socio-economic wellbeing of nationals, Mr. Mebrahtu explaines that the company has not only the technological know-how but is also in a position to construct any kind of bridge thanks to the valuable experience.
It also owns various plants that produce materials, including foam-making plant, stone grinding and garage.